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Father and Child
a poem by William Butler Yeats

William Butler Yeats - poem

 

 


She hears me strike the board and say
That she is under ban
Of all good men and women,
Being mentioned with a man
That has the worst of all bad names;
And thereupon replies
That his hair is beautiful,
Cold as the March wind his eyes.

Father and Child - a poem by William Butler Yeats
 

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